Rwandan movie wins top prize at Africa's main film festival
Held in Burkina Faso, the FESPACO film festival showcased talent from across the region and gave Rwandan film director Joel Karekezi the top award.
Eco Africa - The environment magazine
On this week's edition of Eco Africa we check out solar lamps in Burkina Faso, a woman making furniture from plastic bottles in Cameroon, and France's first 'solidarity fridge'.
Let there be light: Solar lamps help power Burkina Faso
More than one billion people worldwide still have no access to electricity. This lack of power continues to slams the breaks on development, particularly across Africa. In Burkina Faso, though, solar lamps are offering an all-important ray of light at the end of the tunnel.
Death toll rises in Burkina Faso restaurant attack
Suspected jihadists killed at least 18 people and wounded several during a raid on a restaurant in Burkina Faso's capital overnight but security forces shot dead both attackers and freed people trapped inside the building.
AFCON-2017: Fans celebrate Egypt's entry into Cup final
Egyptian fans in Cairo celebrate The Pharaohs's victory over Burkina Faso in Libreville, won 4-3 on penalties, securing their place in the Africa Cup of Nations final.
Teams prepare for AFCON semi-finals
Cameroon, Ghana, Egypt and Burkina Faso go through their paces as they prepare for the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations.
Illegal cocoa farmers evicted from protected forest in Ivory Coast
In this edition we report on the thousands of people evicted from Ivory Coast’s forest of Mount Peko. Most of them are farmers from Burkina Faso who took advantage of political turmoil to establish illegal cocoa plantations.